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16th Oct 2014 Couture and Vintage Clothing

Couture and Vintage Clothing

Saturday 11th October - 10am to 12 noon

Tuesday 14th October - 9am to 5pm

Wednesday 15th October - 9am to 7pm

Morning of the sale

Sale time: 11am

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

83 :: Early 1900's Charles Frederick Worth Gown. Label No. 72.32.5. This sumptuous historical gown made by the Father of Haute-Couture. Was probably made in Paris in the latter part of his hugely successful world of fashion. This dress reflects his passion for meticulous detail and lavish fabric...
Price Achieved:
£1000.00.

219A :: 1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat. 1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat.  This very elegant, regal evening coat was made especially for a member British Raj's wife in Kashmir at the end of the 1930's.  Classic kashida hand embroidery depict...
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

68 :: A 1950's 'Jean Patou' Haute Couture Lace Dress numbered 28005. Hand made from a linen silk mix fabric. The panels have been cut to follow the line of the body with fine black silk Chantilly lace tiered horizontally around the dress. The neckline is trimmed with soft silk velvet which fol...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

81A :: Late 1940's Chiffon Hobble Dress. This dress is both hobble underneath and puffball around. Labelled 'Tirwhoni' Milan. Beautifully structured with inner boned and corsetted bodice with lots of hooks and eyes pulling you in at the back, also a metal inner zip. An outer zip holds...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

82 :: Two Flapper Dresses. A 1920's Silver Assuit Dress with green silk lining. This adorable dress has been handmade with inner bras structuring. The front is gathered to create folds around the bosom and hangs straight to the knee. There is a small opening at the back with one hook and eye fast...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

99 :: 'Vogue Paris Original' Linen dress Suit. Handmade from a Vogue pattern from the 1960's. A cream/beige linen dress with zip at the back, jacket beautifully sewn with original buttons. Size 14/16. (2)...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

45 :: 1960's 'Yves Saint Laurent' Gypsy Collection Skirt and Blouse. A soft black silk velvet blouse/jacket with low cut front and lacing. Slightly puffed sleeves. Beautiful nipped waist. Size 40. A burgundy and black shot silk watermarked full skirt falling in folds to the ankle. A long sash belt wraps...
Price Achieved:
£310.00.

23 :: Two Iconic 1970's Day Dresses. To include an Ossie Clarke with Celia Birtwell style brown crepe day Dry Stylish printed silk cuffs, with repeated print on collar and waistband. Side Metal zip, front fastenings, size 10. No label. A Lee Bender at 'Bus Stop' Satin silk dress with ro...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

61 :: Two Iconic 1970's Designer Dresses. To include a '1970's Ossie Clark' Evening Dress. This black evening dress is made from a heavy rayon crepe, with vertical pleats at the front with open plunge neck to the waistline. Wrapping around the waist with an open back and voluminous sleev...
Price Achieved:
£280.00.

198 :: A 1970's woollen dress, colourful symmetric design hand knit maxi dress. No label. Size 10. An 'Alice Pollock' knitwear woollen cardigan/coat with a tie belt fastening....
Price Achieved:
£260.00.

 

Full Catalogue

147A :: Four fur hats a musquash stole and a mink pippet....
Price Achieved: £.

148 :: Two 1950's 'Mr John' Fur Hats. To include a dark mink fur hat and a further light soft fur hat, both labelled 'Mr John', with Mr.John lining. (2) ...
Price Achieved: £.

148A :: Two Pretty 1930's Vintage Fur Capes. Two Pretty 1930's Vintage Fur Capes.  A 1930's light brown fox fur cape, beautifully soft, lined in crepe silk and clasped at the front neck. A further dark brown shoulder stole/cape. (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

149 :: A Brown Fur Muff. Large sized brown fur with lots of cushioning. (1)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

150 :: A Soft Brown Fur Hat. (1) ...
Price Achieved: £.

150A :: A blonde mink hat and long blonde mink stole and a further mink scarf. (3)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

151 :: A Lot of Vintage Fur Hats. To include a white rabbit fur hat. A sheepskin and suede hat. A 'Bermona Model' white feux fur hat with pom pom. And three further feux fur hats. (6)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

151A :: A Quantity Of Vintage Fur Stoles. A Quantity Of Vintage Fur Stoles. To include two musquash stoles with tails and lined. A musquash stole/cape lined with shoulder straps. And a stiff fox fur cape, lined.  (4)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

152 :: Three 1960's Hats. To include a royal blue hat with chiffon scarf detail, a black hat and a green and white spotty hat. (3)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

152A :: A quantity of Vintage Hats. To include 1930's, 50's and 60's. (7)...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

153 :: A Tweed 'Christian Dior' Hat. And a further brown pill box woven hat, possible Christian Dior, label in box but fallen off! (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

154 :: A Lot of 50's & 60's Hats. To include a Jacoll Cream velvet pill box hat. A yellow and white petal hat. A lime green 'Atelier Lucas' hat, a green cloche hat with black wet look ribbon, and a further 7 hats in hat boxes. (11)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

155 :: A Lot Of Vintage Hats. To include a 'Moe Penn' New York Trilby with feather in hat band. A 1960's 'Mary Quant' wool cream hat, a red 'Saks fifth avenue' hat with long feather, A further red hat labelled 'Ernie' with feathers and three further bl...
Price Achieved: £.

156 :: A 'Herbert Johnson' Bond Street Bowler Hat. A smart bowler hat in it's original leather hat box. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

157 :: A hat box of beautiful vintage hats. An Amethyst silk velvet hat. A cream hat, A feather boat hat. A further five hats, including a soft velvet cloche hat. (8)...
Price Achieved: £.

158 :: A Hermes Silk scarf with ducks. ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

159 :: A Group Of Vintage Liberty Scarves. Large size pure silk. (4)...
Price Achieved: £.

159A :: A Liberty Scarf. A Liberty Scarf. 88cms x 86 cms  This is a large size scarf, made from silk twill with rolled hand sewn edges. This art deco pattern is wonderfully striking and the colours brown orange gold and green perfect for the autumn. (1)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

160 :: A Group of Vintage Liberty Scarves. Pure silk scarves. (5)...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

160A :: Two Liberty Scarves. Two Liberty Scarves. 86cms x 88cms  a Chinese inspired pattern with dragons and all auspicious creatures on a dark brown ground of heavy silk twill.  The second scarf is 86cms x 88cms reds and greens, flowers, birds and fruit, on a very ...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

161 :: A Group of Vintage Liberty Scarves. Pure silk scarves. (6)...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

162 :: A Group of Vintage Liberty scarves. Pure silk scarves. (6)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

163 :: A Quantity Of Silk Scarves. (21) ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

163A :: Vintage 1950's blue silk velvet, shaped and lined stole, with pockets. A long gold satin lined shawl, damaged. (2) Vintage 1950's blue silk velvet, shaped and lined stole, with pockets.  A long gold satin lined shawl, damaged.  (2) ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

164 :: Four Assorted Scarves. To include a silk Aquascutum Scarf. (4)....
Price Achieved: £35.00.